ROWE, John Bruce - 1894
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Date: 5/5/2010 at 15:57:50
John Bruce Rowe (2239).
Born September l9th, 1847. Was educated at Cornell College, Iowa. He removed to Cherokee county, Iowa, about 1873; had before followed fanning and teaching school, and continued teaching in Cherokee county, in the town of Marcus, but finally settled on a farm, where he continued until 1890. He then removed to Tacoma, Washington, where he still resides. lie is a devout Methodist, prominent Sunday-school leader, a lover of books, papers and music; enjoys public activity; hits a large sense of the advanced idea in morals, polities and education.
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BIOGRAPHIES, ANECDOTES, ETC.
THE SON OF HOBSON (272), THE SON OK THOMAS (01), THE SON OF THOMAS (8),
THE SON OF ROBERT (1) THE FIRST IN AMERICA, THE SON OF
JOSIAH, OF EAST HAMPSTEA1), BERKSHIRE, ENO.
" Our ancestry,—a gallant, Christian race,—
Patterns of every virtue, every grace."—Cowter.
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